WHAT IS PERSOL AC 2.5%?
PERSOL AC 2.5% contains benzoyl peroxide
CONSUMER MEDICINE INFORMATION
WHAT PERSOL AC 2.5% IS USED FOR?
PERSOL AC 2.5% is used to treat Acne which often refer to as pimples or spots
WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS:
TALK TO YOUR DOCTOR
Talk to your doctor before taking PERSOL AC 2.5%, If you
Are allergic to benzoyl peroxide or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
PREGNANCY AND BREAST-FEEDING
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or planning to have baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
Tell your doctor, if you are using,
Other acne medicines containing tretinoin, isotretinoin or tazarotene
Sulphonamide-containing products such as dapsone and sulfacetamide
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you
Wash the affected area with a mild skin cleanser and water, and gently pat your skin dry
Apply the medicine in a thin layer once or twice a day to all the affected areas
If you have sensitive skin apply the medicine once daily before going to bed
You should try to avoid exposure to strong sunlight while using PERSOL AC 2.5%
If exposure is unavoidable, use a suitable sunscreen lotion and apply PERSOL AC 2.5% in the evening
Remember to wash the affected area before use
If you use more PERSOL AC 2.5%
If you have taken more PERSOL AC 2.5% than you should, talk to your doctor immediately
If you forget to use PERSOL AC 2.5%
If you forget to use your medicine at the right time
When you remember, start using the product again, in the same way as before
If you stop taking PERSOL AC 2.5%
Do not stop taking the PERSOL AC 2.5% until the doctor has told you to do so
SIDE EFFECTS OF PERSOL AC 2.5%:
Raised and itchy rash (hives)
Swelling of the face, eyes, lips, tongue or mouth (angioedema), having difficulty in breathing
Severe redness, itching or peeling of the skin occurs, or you experience face swelling
Itching of the skin (pruritus)
Pain of the skin (pain, stinging)
Skin irritation (irritant contact dermatitis)
Peeling of the skin
Burning sensation of the skin
Allergic contact dermatitis
Keep out of reach of children
Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date
It may be used alone or with other acne treatments. You should use it as advised by your doctor.
Follow the instructions provided in the product leaflet to get the most out of this medicine. Wash and dry the affected area before medicine application.
It is usually used once or twice a day. Do not apply it to damaged or broken skin and avoid contact with your mouth, eyes, and nose.
It may take several weeks for your symptoms to improve, keep using it as advised. Consult your doctor after a month of regular use of this medicine, if your condition is not improving.
some common side effects
They are not usually serious but tell your doctor if they bother you or do not go away. You may need to apply a smaller amount or use it less often.
This medicine can make you more sensitive to sunlight.
While using it, try to avoid exposure to too much sunlight. If this is unavoidable, apply the medicine in the evening.
It is a safe medicine, but you should tell your doctor if you have other skin conditions and if you are using any other medicines, especially those applied to the skin. It may not be suitable if you have very sensitive skin. Ask your doctor about using this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- Treatment of Acne
In Treatment of Acne
Common side effects
- Dry skin
- Erythema (skin redness)
- Burning sensation
- Skin peeling
- Stinging sensation
HOW TO USE PERSOL AC GEL
Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
HOW PERSOL AC GEL WORKS